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Living with Twelve Men: a mother in training by Betty Auchard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
A day after their wedding in 1949, Denny whisks his new bride, Betty, to the boys’ dorm on a college campus in Nebraska, where they are to serve as houseparents and role models. The strict church-based campus prompts the young wife to act smarter than she thinks she is and holier than she knows she is. Betty learns lessons as a surrogate mother to 11 young men that prepares her for the real thing.
Surviving: Life with a Maternal Bully by Glenda Taylor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Follow Glenda Taylor’s account of struggle for survival in a tale of societal expectations and a case study in parenting. After enduring eighteen years of bullying, she leaves home to begin a new life. Her life story—at times poignant, sometimes uplifting examples of the human spirit and others heartbreaking accounts of pain and loss—are woven into a compelling story of triumph and survival.
Critical Connection: A Practical Guide to Parenting Young Teens by Andy Kerckhoff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,160. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
Critical Connection offers practical advice that will help parents raise healthy young teens, inside and out. It teaches parents how to build healthy, loving families that their 10-14-year-olds can rely on for safety, support, and unconditional love. Learn how to be a hands-on parent without being a helicopter parent.
The Medicalization Trap by Dr Gloria Wright PhD
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 78,450. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
In The Medicalization Trap, Dr Gloria Wright constructively and critically explores the process involved in “becoming known” as ADHD. This thought provoking study illuminates how diagnostic labels such as “ADHD” actually emerge. It’s a “must read” for parents, medical and health professionals, parents, social workers and anyone interested in how labeling actually comes about.
Blou Erfporsie - Van Isilimela tot Stilbaai: 'n Lewensreis by Annette du Plessis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,260. Language: Afrikaans. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Dis 'n lewensreis wat begin toe 'n seuntjie impulsief beloof om 'n sendeling te word, as die Here tog net sy oog sal laat ophou pyn. En die dogtertjie wat viooltjies verkoop vir haar sendingbussie. 'n Skip wat strand, en 'n noodoperasie wat Isilimela se hospitaal inwy. Smiles en sy donkerkop-bruid. Agt kinders... en 'n 94-jarige ouma met 'n olifant aan die hand. Dis 'n merkwaardige storie.
Winning the Battle: A Father's Survival Guide to Divorce and Parenting by Mark Elliott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,290. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
"A Father's Survival Guide to Divorce and Parenting" shares first-hand information on managing a divorce and being a single parent. You'll learn about the separation process, types of divorce, how to find an attorney and to spot shady divorce tactics. Gain insight on the "new" family. Lessen the impact of the divorce with activities you can do with your children during the transition and beyond.
Cultivating Responsibilty by Scott Turansky
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,930. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
The later elementary years are sometimes called the "Tween Years." These children are growing rapidly and moving quickly toward adolescence. It's often during this stage that your child is most impressionable.
How to Prevent, Detect, Treat, and Live with The Addict Among Us by Bradley V. DeHaven
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,430. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
A father turned prescription drug abuse activist, Bradley V. DeHaven has interviewed over 400 people whose lives have been turned upside down by drug addiction, distilled the most potent lessons, and passes them on to his reader. He brings first hand experience to provide insight into what is America’s fastest growing medical epidemic. DeHaven pulls no punches. Foreword by Mary Bono Mack.
From Zero to Four Kids in Thirty Seconds by Amy L Peterson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,220. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting(5.00 from 1 review)
From Zero to Four Kids in Thirty Seconds is a humorous yet compelling story of a woman who fell hook, line and thousands of dollars in sinkers for a guy with four kids and enough fishing tackle to sink a small boat. It has 70 tips that are helpful for stepmothers and future stepmothers, and it’s a fun read for any woman who bit off more than she bargained for and gained even more in the end.
Blended Family? HELP! by Terri Clark
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,410. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Blended Family? Help! is filled with practical tips and foundational wisdom for stepfamilies. Each page examines the every-day struggles of a swiftly growing but largely ignored domestic population--the blended family. Terri addresses challenges ranging from power struggles, and expanding households to holiday visitation exchanges, couples will find tactful solutions and guidance in blending.
Invisible Kids Marcus Fiesel's Legacy by Holly Schlaack
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Transmedia Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
Every so often a story hits the headlines and for a brief moment people awaken to the plight of a child in foster care. These stories are not uncommon, they are just not often told. Invisible Kids reveals an insider’s view of foster care—the successes and the failures—and details how the foster care system can be improved. It tugs at the heartstrings and motivates action.
Secrets of Young Achievers Exposed! by Dale Beaumont
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 58,570. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
This book takes you up-close and personal with twelve extraordinary young people that have already reached heights others can only dream about. Now, for the first time you can discover their remarkable stories and why age is never a barrier to success!
Shaken and Stirred: Five Years of Parenting Imperfect by Adrienne Martini
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
I do not consider myself a parenting expert, nor do I play one on TV. Frankly, I’m okay with that. At at 2 a.m, when your kid is barking like a baby seal and you’re debating a run to the ER. Experts have their place, certainly, but their advice is frequently more theoretical than real-world based. These are true tales from the trenches.
Our House in Arusha by Sara Tucker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,870. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Love and suspense combine in this memoir about second chances set in northern Tanzania. Lynne Cox, author of Swimming to Antarctica, writes: "As I read Sara Tucker's compelling and beautifully written memoir, I found myself mulling over the courage it took to leave everything behind and begin a new life. It's a fantastic read and one of those stories that stay with you forever."
The Blight of Bitterness by Douglas Hammett
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,570. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Bitterness destroys relationships. Therefore, every person must safeguard themselves against it. In this book you will learn to identify bitterness and its roots in your own life and see how it affects not only your life but the lives of others, especially your children. You will then be taken on the path of recovery as you learn what God says about dealing with bitterness in your life.
All Time Is Now by Katie Letcher Lyle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,780. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Once upon a time, there was a perfect family: one father, one mother, and one perfect son. Then they had an “imperfect” child. The author writes about how their “perfect” family adapted to living with and caring for their “imperfect child” — but more than that, this funny, wise book is about how Jennie graced their lives, and showed them they didn't know beans about "perfect."
A Chip Off The Old Writer's Block by Stephen Lautens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,340. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Stephen Lautens proves that the nut doesn’t fall far from the tree in this hilarious collection of his best columns about a day to day world that often refuses to make sense. Plus there’s the joys of parenthood and you’ll also finally discover the differences between men and women (hint - it’s all about flashlights, home surgery and how you feel about finding bulk toilet paper on sale).
Blended Families An Anthology by Valerie J Lewis Coleman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
With divorce, single-parent households and family crises on the rise, many are experiencing the tumultuous dynamics of blended or stepfamilies. Learn biblical principles and practical tools from award-winning authors, Kevin Wayne Johnson, Vanessa Miller and Vivi Monroe Congress. Edited by Valerie J. Lewis Coleman, Blended Families An Anthology ministers to those hurting and crying out for answers
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